Wednesday, March 8, 2017

In the News:

  • Commencement Speakers Announced – Insider Higher Ed (3/8 – Steven M. Gillon, professor of history at the University of Oklahoma and scholar in residence at the History Channel will speak at the undergraduate ceremony and Kimberlyn Leary, associate professor of health policy and management at Harvard University will speak at the graduate ceremony)
  • Widener study: We’re having sex less frequently than 25 years ago – Delaware County Daily Times and The Times Herald (3/8 – Story on a research study by Brooke Wells, associate professor of human sexuality) 
  • We’re all having less sex than adults were 20 years ago – Metro (3/8 – Mention of a study that Brooke Wells, associate professor of human sexuality, was a part of. Similar stories appeared on Health Medicine Network, True Viral News, Health News Digest,, Science Daily, and a number of other news outlets )
  • Widener University Research Study Reveals Americans are Having Less Sex – WCAU-TV (NBC) (3/7 – A segment on the evening news broadcast mentioned the research of Brooke Wells, associate professor of human sexuality)
  • Why Age Can Be a Source of Anxiety for Older Queer Parents – Slate (2/28 – Column post by John Culhane, the H. Albert Young Fellow in Constitutional Law at Delaware Law)

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